HIH In The News
Play Outdoors Magazine (Winter 2023): Embracing the Mess: Charcoal
Hand-In-Hand Nature Educator, Heather Fleming explains all about messy play!
Comox Valley Collective (CVC): Mud, Mess, and Magic…Making a Case for Outdoor Education
CVC has featured the field of Nature Education and consulted Hand-In-Hand Nature Education.
Explore Magazine (Spring, 2020): The New Free-Range Generation
Words by one of our forest family fathers, Andrew Findlay and photos by one of our forest families mothers, Pamela Powell.
CBC: 4th Annual Vancouver Island Nature Preschool Campference…for KIDS!
Hand-In-Hand’s Director joins CBC host to talk about their annual fundraiser for Hand-In-Hand’s In-House Subsidy Fund.
ISLAND PARENT MAGAZINE: The Fun (& Philosophy) of Forest Schools
Words by Hand-In-Hand Nature Educators Sue Cameron (Campbell River) and Alix Wilson (Cumberland).
COMOX VALLEY RECORD: Cumberland nature-based preschool hosts forest practitioner course
Twenty practitioners from across Canada focused on how to implement nature-based learning into educational programs.
Shaw TV North Island NEWS: WYL Featuring CR Outdoor Preschool
Where You Live learned all about the new outdoor preschool being offered by Campbell River Recreation.
Shaw TV NEWS: Early Years ‘Campference’ – The Community Producers
The Early Years Nature Education’s ‘Campference’ celebrates families who believe in nature based learning for children.
Hand-In-Hand featured in InFocus Magazine: November & December 2015 issue
Hand-In-Hand Education is featured in inFocus magazine’s ‘Connected to Nature’ by Debbie Bowman.
Comox Valley Echo: New nature school for young kids set to open Sept. 8
A week-long summer camp program in Cumberland has raised the interest in outdoor education in the Comox Valley.
98.9 FM THE GOAT: Interest ramping up for outdoor education program in Cumberland
Hand-in-Hand Early Years Nature Education program focuses on outdoor education, as this upcoming school year is its first.
98.9 FM THE GOAT: Interest Continues To Ramp Up In the Hand In Hand Nature School
Hand-in-Hand hasn’t even opened yet…but so far it’s garnered some strong interest from parents and the community.
COMOX VALLEY RECORD: Cumberland’s Coal Creek provides the classroom
A new program starting September in Cumberland is designed to offer a unique early childhood learning experience.
COMOX VALLEY RECORD: Educating in nature (Cumberland, BC)
Hand-In-Hand’s Outdoor Classroom is the natural environment of Cumberland’s Coal Creek Historic Park.
98.9 FM THE GOAT: Outdoor Classroom Coming to Cumberland
There’s a new program for kids whose unique concept has been implemented in communities for years.